verb (used with object), mot·tled, mot·tling.
Words nearby mottle
Origin of mottle
OTHER WORDS FROM mottlemot·tle·ment, nounmot·tler, noun
Examples from the Web for mottle
Ginsburg put up his gloved hand and wiped clean a face that with passion had turned a mottle of red-and-white blotches.From Place to Place|Irvin S. Cobb
Let God make His sunsets: I will mottle my little fading cloud.Annals of a Quiet Neighbourhood|George MacDonald
Gangs of buffalo, herds of antelope, and droves of wild horses, mottle the far vistas.The Scalp Hunters|Mayne Reid